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TBWA hires Lucky Generals-inspired top team Jex and Vogt

TBWA\London has hired new creative and planning chiefs in a search led by Lucky Generals, the agency it bought a majority stake in back in February. Saatchi ECD Andy Jex has joined as CCO and MullenLowe planning chief Anna Vogt ...

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Trump pays off for that shower at Paddy Power

No idea what Paddy Power is offering on Labour to win the General Election (1000-1?) but it’s offering 2-1 on embattled Donald Trump being impeached. Being impeached is becoming par for the course for US Presidents these days and doesn’t ...

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Lucky Generals seals deal with Omnicom

Go-go London independent agency Lucky Generals has finally tied the kot with Omnicom, with the BBDO, DDB and TBWA agency taking a majority stake. Lucky Generals will remain “independent” it seems although it’s being rolled into a new TBWA Group, ...

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Lucky Generals set to attempt an adam&eve at TBWA

More Lucky Generals. A while back the agency announced it was in talks with Omnicom, seemingly with a view to setting up a micro-network within the holding company. It still might but more likely, initially at least, is the newish ...

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Lucky Generals changes tack for grown-up Paddy Power

Say what you like about Lucky Generals, they keep knocking out the ads. Long-time client Paddy Power (something of a miracle in itself) commissions a fair proportion of them, usually topical spins and the like designed to show what a ...

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Lucky Generals launches D&AD entries film

What do about D&AD, the British based international design and advertising awards (it used to be called Designers and Art Directors)? Under CEO Tim Lindsay it’s got itself back on the map even as the Cannes International Festival of Creativity ...

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Why pitch policy and malpractice are damaging clients as well as agencies

Are clients taking the mickey in creative pitches these days? I only ask because lots of others, mainly in creative agencies, are wondering too. Pitches are coming thick and fast and they’re getting more expensive for the agencies in question. ...

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Lucky Generals sends Pot Noodle fan to the White House

Lucky Generals has a well-deserved reputation for being quick off the mark (chiefly for Paddy Power) and now it’s trying the same trick for Pot Noodle, this time with Geordie brickie Gary who becomes – yes, you’ve guessed it – ...

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